Drug Knowledge: Addiction & Behaviour
This course will introduce students to skills and techniques essential in helping clients change addiction related behaviours, and guiding them towards positive lifestyle changes. Based on the Trans-theoretical Model of Change, this course will explore stages of change and the factors and interventions that promote and prepare clients for change. This model is considered a key component in client treatment and counselling. The Model of Change will also be examined in terms of Motivational Interviewing Techniques.
Area of Interest:
Education, Community & Social Services
- The Fanshawe College 2020 United Way campaign kicked off October 8, 2020 and will run until the end of January 2021.
- Fanshawe College’s Centre for Research and Innovation has developed a safe, rapid and inexpensive method to identify the effectiveness of potential COVID-19 drug treatments.